This black and white, silent film shows the anatomy of muscles. We see dissected muscles and their microscopic structure fibre and fibril. Involuntary and voluntary muscular actions are shown as are muscle-nerve preparations. Fatigue, antagonism and exercise are demonstrated as effects on the muscles. 3 segments. Topics: Physiology, Muscles, Human physiology, Physiology, Muscles, Medical students.
This film acts as a demonstration of the action of muscles, vertebral column, hip and shoulder joints in living subject. 3 segments Topics: Anatomy, Muscles, Medical sciences, Anatomy, Muscles, Medical
Shows a variety of acrobatic movements to demonstrate the action of muscles, vertebral column, hip and shoulder joints in living subjects. Four female acrobats perform a variety of movements while interspersed radiograms show the spine in various positions. 5 segments. Topics: Anatomy, Muscles, Human physiology, Anatomy, Muscles, Health care personnel.